Ultrasound Technologist

Employer
Anne Arundel Medical Center
Location
Annapolis, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Performs ultrasound procedures in accordance with established safety and quality standards and the special needs of patients. Performs ultrasound diagnostic procedures and routine ultrasound procedures within the designated time frame and in accordance with the established quality standards and needs of the department. Participates in performing biopsies of various organs and in preparing patients for specific procedures. Confers with the department supervisor to report problems relative to equipment, staffing and productivity. Obtains pertinent clinical data prior to sonographic examination, supervises the preparation of patients and records significant data. Enters all pertinent patient information upon completion of procedures. Maintains a daily activities log and procedure manual; complies data and issues monthly reports as required. Ensures compliance with hospital safety policies and procedures; maintains cleanliness and sanitation standards in the work area. Appropriately prioritizes patients in work flow. Proficient in using portable sono machines in patient care areas. Assists in the clinical instruction of students when needed. Performs vascular scans as needed. Successful completion of a formal program in ultrasound technology.